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~ COMING UP ~
Saturday, April 26- Open Practice for All Divisions
Pits Open- 11 AM ~ Practice 12:30-5 PM (No Starting Engines
Until 12:30 PM)
$10 Pit Admission ~ FREE Grandstand Admission
Sunday, April 27- Opening Day
Modifieds, Late Models, Street Stocks, Dirt Modifieds, Pure
Stocks, Four Cylinder FWDs and INEX Legends
Pits Open 10:30 AM ~ Grandstands Open 12 Noon ~ Warm Ups
12:30 PM ~ Racing Starts 2 PM
Pit Admission $25 (With Pit License) ~ $35 Without Pit
Grandstand Admission $10 for Adults ~ Children 12 & Under =
Gerald “Jerry” Klick Takes Final Lap at
Longtime Evergreen Raceway Head Flagman, Gerald E. "Jerry"
Klick, 69, of Drums, PA passed away Wednesday morning at his
home, after battling an illness for an extended period of
Klick was born in Harleigh on Oct. 26, 1944. He was the son of the
late Walter and Bertha Ruth (Fisher) Klick Sr. and spent
most of his life in Drums, PA, near the speedway.
He was a member of St. Johns Evangelical Lutheran Church,
St. Johns, where he served as an usher and Sunday school
teacher. He was also on the church council.
He worked as a self-employed general contractor. He had also
previously worked at General Foam, Haulmark and KME, and as
a Butler Township police officer.
However, Jerry’s passion for racing was extreme and he was well
known in the area as a longtime flagman for Evergreen
Raceway in St. Johns, PA. Prior to flagging he was also a
racer at the same facility.
All Systems a Go-
Ready for Practice
The managers of Evergreen Raceway Park met with all of the
recently hired track employees on Sunday and with at least
forty people on hand, Track Managers, Harry Buchman and Ron
Babula addressed the crowd. They introduced the employees to
their department heads and Babula briefly spoke about the
bond that both he and Buchman share with the track, from
being fans there as children to being racers there as
adults. He also stressed the importance of brining back the
family atmosphere and an overall great product and moral to
the facility before noting amount of time and effort by
many, plus the expense that went into making the speedway
grounds and buildings operable in six weeks. With that said,
they’re ready for the first of two practices, which is
slated for Saturday, April 19.
“The Mouth” Adds Incentive For Pure Stock Drivers at
In conjunction with Evergreen Raceway Park, LLC, “The Mouth”
Ted Grow is proud to announce a small bonus for Pure Stock
(former Factory Stock) competitors to the famed 1/3-mile
the 2014 racing season, Grow, who is the co-announcer of the
speedway, will be giving $10 to each first time Pure Stock
heat race winner. Eligible drivers are those who have not
earned a heat race victory at the track since the division
has been in existence.
Tyler Jett Motorsports Marketing Adds Incentive For
FWD Competitors at
In conjunction with Evergreen Raceway Park, LLC, Tyler Jett
Motorsports Marketing, LLC is proud to announce a small
bonus for Four Cylinder FWD competitors to the famed
1/3-mile asphalt speedway.
Throughout the 2014
racing season, Tyler Jett Motorsports Marketing, the
official weekly souviner program supplier at the speedway
will be giving $10 to each first time Four Cylinder FWD heat
race winner. Eligible drivers are those who have not earned
a heat race victory at the track since the division has been
Furthermore, the same applies to first time feature winners,
except the bonus is $20 on top of the $250 the feature
winner will receive from the speedway.
First Annual Media Day Set for
Evergreen Raceway Park in St.
Johns, PA will host its first annual “Media Day” for print,
and web based media outlets on Saturday, April 26. The
workshop, which will
take place during the
tracks second preseason practice day, will give area
photographers and writers and website webmaster the
opportunity to see that changes and upgrades to the facility
since new management has taken over the lease of track,
which was formerly known as Mountain Speedway.
Cargill of Hazleton To Host Driver Appreciation Day
Evergreen Raceway Park is proud to announce that Cargill of Hazleton is
hosting “Cargill Driver Appreciation Day” at the third mile
oval on Sunday, May 4. As a terrific sponsor of Moyer
Racing, many of the Cargill employees will be in the pit
area will plenty of steaks and grills, in which they will
grill to please for the folks in the pit area, including the
drivers and crew members. It’s just their way to say thank
you to all of the people
that take part in the greatest sport in NEPA- short track
According to the Wikipedia and Cargill websites, Cargill
Incorporated is a family owned multi national corporation
that is based in Minnetonka, MN. The company was founded in
1865 and is currently the largest privately owned
corporation in the United States.
Preparations Begin For
much-anticipated season for Evergreen Raceway Park in St.
Johns, PA is officially underway, as the new managers of the
facility received the keys to the grounds on Saturday, March
1st. Now sitting in the driver’s seat and with a
full tank of fuel, the team is focused on renovations,
additions and restructuring to help build a successful
relationship with their clients, drivers and fans for the
2014 racing season. Opening day, which is the first points
event of the season is slated for April 27.
Many of the newly appointed track officials met with Track Manager,
Harry Buchman at the facility early Saturday morning. The
team walked the grounds and noted several improvements that
would need to be made by the start of the season, many of
which will be underway during the cold winter snap that
seems to be stuck over Pennsylvania.